How the workplace may improve a person’s social health
Updated: Oct 14, 2020
The work place provides an opportunity for people to meet and develop friendships through interaction during the working day (like at break/lunch times).
People who work together can also communicate about a common interest such as sport or music which may encourage people to socialise outside the workplace.
The work place provides an opportunity for people to develop areas of interest such as family or work related issues.
Social events may encourage friendships and common interests outside the work place which can develop to socialising with friends of friends.